LeBron James has ushered in the player-empowerment era, usurping control from ownership and management.
But it’s not just LeBron vs. Dan Gilbert or LeBron vs. Riley.
When leaving the Heat for the Cavaliers in 2014, LeBron left teammates in the dark, teammates who wanted to stick together. There were hard feelings. Though Chris Bosh indicated his bitterness at the time, he really opened up about the situation recently – from how he found out to how he reacted.